College girl raped and murdered in Bhadrak

Bhadrak: After Pipli is it Bhadrak? The alleged rape and murder of a college girl has sent shock waves in the entire district raising serios question marks over the law and order situation in the state. It was alleged that the miscreants dropped the body of the college girl on the verandah of the hospital here after rape and murder.The miscreants allegedly abducted the girl Sasmita Palei while she was returning from the college after her classes on Tuesday.

Irate people and classmates of the victim Sasmita Palei today staged road blockade at Agarapara on the National Highway number 5 passing through the town and demanded the immediate arrests of the accuseds. The road blockade was lifted after the administration and the police gave assurances about immediate action against the accuseds.

Sasmita hailed from Ranipur locality under Agarapara police limits. The family members of Sasmita were concerned when she did not return home from the Bhadrak Autonomous college on Tuesday where she was studying in the second year of +3 arts. On receiving information that her daughter was lying helplessly on the verandah of the hospital her father Ganesh Palei rushed to the hospital. But she had died before the arrival of Ganesh. Around the evening two unidentified youths who has come on a bike reportedly dropped Sasmita`s body on the hospital verandah.

The Bhadrak police has rounded up the conductor of the private bus which was used by the alleged miscreants. The police has started investigations to know the identity of the miscreants.